SOCIETY, CIVIL SOCIETY – The Albino Association of Burundi asks the State to provide albino barundi with the sanitary need for protection against the sun's radiation.
BUJUMBURA, Monday, March 4, 2019 – As part of the Sanitary and Domestic Policies, particularly associative Barundi, Mr. KAZUNGU Kassim, Legal Representative of the Association of albinos in Burundi, said to have counted Barundi albinos numbering 1,234 in the country . His organization is fighting for a better integration of Barundi albinos into society. Mr. KAZUNGU Kassim insists on the very serious sanitary problem concerning the protection against the sun. The lack of financial means to obtain ointments or UV-protection creams for the skin and hats with large curbs to protect against the sun is the major problem of albinos in Burundi. For this purpose, the Albino Association of Burundi requests assistance from the Burundian State.
DAM, NY, AGNEWS, http://burundi-agnews.org, Thursday, March 7, 2019